Non-Indian suspected in girl's death on Fort Mojave Reservation

A 29-year-old non-Indian man is in custody in connection with the death of a toddler on the Fort Mojave Reservation.

The man is suspected of causing fatal injuries to the girl, who was under the age of 5. He is also believed to have inflicted injury's on the victim's older sister, also under the age of 5. The condition of the girls' mother was not reported.

Charges have yet to be filed. The FBI and tribal police are investigating.

The incident took place on the reservation, which spans Arizona, California and Nevada.

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